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Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 @ 2:56PM

Hero Highlight

Dan Schnur first saw something special in Junior State of America (JSA) when Alex Evans, former JSA Board President, bought him to one of SoCal JSA State’s conventions. “I saw the students’ enthusiasm and their desire to learn how to debate civically,” said Dan. It was that infectious enthusiasm that…

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 @ 2:51PM

Student Hero Spotlight

Lorenzo Tortorici, a senior at Kofa High School, is the Director of Fundraising for the Junior State Arizona (JSAZ). Under his leadership JSAZ raised over $5,000, which surpassed their initial goal of $4,000, for the 2016-2017 Arizona State Scholarship Fund. In addition to fundraising on behalf of his peers, he raised $2,500…

Monday, October 3rd, 2016 @ 10:47PM

The Donald vs. Hillary – Watch Them Duke It Out!

Watch The Donald duke it out with Hillary in their 3rd and final Presidential Debate on Wednesday, October 19th! The JSA Alumni Association is hosting Presidential Debate Watch Parties in 5 cities around the country and all JSA alumni and friends are invited. There is no charge. The debate watch…

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Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 @ 8:33PM

JSA Alums publish book “When Millennials Rule: The Reshaping of America”

The Junior State is excited to celebrate the release of When Millennials Rule: The Reshaping of America, an insightful new book about how young Americans are reimagining U.S. public policy. The book, written by JSA alumni David Cahn (NES ‘14) and Jack Cahn (NES ‘14), draws on the brothers’ experience…

Thursday, July 14th, 2016 @ 5:19AM

Honor Roll Announced

Each year we celebrate the roughly 300 individuals within the JSA community that form the backbone of financial support for our programs. We call it the Distinguished Giving Honor Roll. As the Junior State’s most generous supporters, their gifts last year allowed us to serve more than 11,000 students across…

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Friday, April 29th, 2016 @ 10:27PM

Graduating Seniors Profile

We’re pleased to usher in our new class of alumni. In the next couple of months, our graduating class of JSA seniors will be finishing up their finals and preparing themselves for their futures. In this feature, we interviewed several seniors to learn about what they hoped to do next….

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